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Peasants Bringing Home a Calf Born in the Fields

A work made of oil on canvas.
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Date:

1864

Artist:

Jean-François Millet
French, 1814-1875

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 222

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Jean François Millet

Title

Peasants Bringing Home a Calf Born in the Fields

Origin

France

Date

1864

Medium

Oil on canvas

Inscriptions

Inscribed at lower right: J.F. Millet

Dimensions

31 15/16 × 39 3/8 in. (81.1 × 100 cm)

Credit Line

Henry Field Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1894.1063

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